• Fine Chinese Ceramics and Work auction at Christies

    Sale 2405

    Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    25 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1083

    A PALE GREENISH-WHITE JADE WATER BUFFALO GROUP

    MING DYNASTY OR LATER

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PALE GREENISH-WHITE JADE WATER BUFFALO GROUP
    MING DYNASTY OR LATER
    The recumbent water buffalo with a rope trailing back from its nose and with a small mythical beast lying by its side, the stone of pale sea-green color with areas of opaque white and some black inclusions
    10¼ in. (26 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    J.T. Tai & Co., New York.